Elective caesarean section versus vaginal delivery

  title={Elective caesarean section versus vaginal delivery},
  author={Peter Husslein},
  journal={Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics},
No other topic has dominated the obstetrical discussion to the same extent as caesarean section. Nor has any other aspect of obstetrics been subject to a comparable degree of professional controversy,quite recently the topic has been discussed in this journal by Ludwig and Loeffler [7]. For some caesarean section remains a major surgical procedure with a corresponding level of risk, which must only be employed in the presence of specific complications and in conjunction with a clearly defined… CONTINUE READING